Tesla vaunts creation of ‘the best chip in the world’ for…

Tesla vaunts creation of ‘the best chip in the world’ for self-driving | TechCrunch

Tesla switched over from Nvidia’s Drive platform to its own custom chip (FSDC) for the Model S and X about a month ago and for the Model 3 about 10 days ago, 

The FSDC consists of two duplicate systems right next to each other on one board.

CPU has lockstep and a security layer. Full board has 144TOPS at 100W (two processors).

14nm fabrication process rather than the sub-10nm process others have chosen 

This is compared to the Pegasus with 320TOPS at 500W,

Next-generation chips one would be x3 better than the current system and was about two years away.

https://theteslashow.com/tesla-autonomy-investor-day/

https://thelastdriverlicenseholder.com/2019/04/22/teslas-plan-for-autopiloted-world-domination/

https://twitter.com/Christiano92/status/1120404695221190657

https://www.forbes.com/sites/bradtempleton/2019/04/22/tesla-bets-farm-on-neural-network-based-autonomy-with-impressive-presentation/#41caa09f63ce

https://autonomous-driving-news.tumblr.com/post/184387975504

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